The problem child

  • John Hood
Part of the Problems in Practice Series book series (PAMO)


There are nearly as many occasions that a child brought to the doctor because of behaviour problems or difficulties as for acute illness. Unlike acute illness, in which there is usually a simple clear-cut cause and treatment, behavioural problems require time, patience and understanding to sort out. Some of these problems are discussed below.


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© J. Hood 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Hood
    • 1
  1. 1.Queen Mary’s HospitalSidcup, KentUK

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